Metcalf, Illinois Population 2024

133

Metcalf is a city located in Edgar County Illinois. Metcalf has a 2024 population of 133. Metcalf is currently declining at a rate of -1.48% annually and its population has decreased by -4.32% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 139 in 2020.

The average household income in Metcalf is $56,005 with a poverty rate of 4.46%. The median age in Metcalf is 46.2 years: 48.9 years for males, and 44.2 years for females.

Metcalf Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Metcalf was:

  • White: 98.02%
  • Two or more races: 1.98%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
0.6 sq mi
Density (mi²)
224.0/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-4.32% (-6)
The current population of Metcalf, Illinois is 133 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 139.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White19898.02%
Two or more races41.98%
Black or African American00%
Native American00%
Asian00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%
Other race00%

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Metcalf Population by Race

Metcalf Population Pyramid 2024

Metcalf Median Age

46.2

Total

48.9

Male

44.2

Female

Metcalf Adults

There are 163 adults, (53 of whom are seniors) in Metcalf.

Metcalf Age Dependency

83.6

Age Dependency Ratio

48.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Metcalf Sex Ratio

Female8743.07%
Male11556.93%

Metcalf Population by Age

Metcalf Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1002.027525
Married742.1271.628.4
Non Family18077.822.2
Male54.41000
Female31.671000

2.2

Average Family Size

2.02

Average Household Size

75.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Metcalf Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade2415.29%
Associates Degree2616.56%
Bachelors Degree10.64%
Graduate Degree00%
High School Graduate9359.24%
Less Than 9th Grade21.27%
Some College117.01%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Metcalf Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Metcalf Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White1531271
2+ Races440

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 0.65%.

Metcalf Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$0$0$0
Graduate Degree$0$0$0
High School Graduate$23,750$23,600$50,536
Less Than 9th Grade$19,712$0$0
Overall$25,750$24,050$28,500
Some College$0$60,833$28,667

$25,750

Average Earnings

$24,050

Average Male

$28,500

Average Female

Metcalf Earnings by Educational Attainment

Metcalf Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Metcalf Language

98.45% of Metcalf residents speak only English, while 1.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.55% of the population.

Metcalf Language

Metcalf Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White19894.55%

4.46%

Overall Poverty Rate

0%

Male Poverty Rate

10.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Metcalf

The race most likely to be in poverty in Metcalf is White, with 4.55% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Metcalf is White, with 4.55% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0%. Among those working part-time, it was 0%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 13.24%.

Metcalf Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
High School9.68%
Less Than 9th Grade0%
Some College0%
Bachelors or Greater0%

Metcalf Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed100%
Male Employed0%
Male Unemployed0%
Female Employed0%

Metcalf Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Metcalf Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$53,214$61,010
Households$52,188$56,005
Married Families$53,393$-999,999,999
Non Families$29,375$28,461

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Metcalf Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

72.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

69.6%

Male Marriage Rate

76.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Metcalf Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Metcalf Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Metcalf Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Metcalf Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

16

Number of Veterans

16

Male Veterans

0

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam14
First Gulf War1
Second Gulf War0
Korea0
World War II0

Metcalf Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
65 to 7414
35 to 541
55 to 641
18 to 340
75+0

Metcalf Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White1610.06%

Metcalf Veterans by Race

Metcalf Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0%

Veteran Poverty Rate

81.25%

Veteran Disability Rate

Metcalf Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

62.1%

Labor Force Participation

47.5%

Employment Rate

23.6%

Unemployment Rate

Metcalf Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Metcalf Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Metcalf Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

83.17%

Born in Metcalf

95.05%

Native Born

4.95%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

4.95%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

95.05% of Metcalf residents were born in the United States, with 83.17% having been born in Illinois. 0% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Metcalf Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
2029126-2-1.56%
2028128-1-0.78%
2027129-1-0.77%
2026130-2-1.52%
2025132-1-0.75%
2024133-2-1.48%
202313500%
2022135-2-1.46%
2021137-2-1.44%
2020139-32-18.71%
2019171-2-1.16%
201817300%
2017173-3-1.7%
2016176-2-1.12%
2015178-3-1.66%
2014181-1-0.55%
2013182-2-1.09%
2012184-2-1.08%
2011186-1-0.53%
201018700%

Metcalf Population by Year